Last week something on Pinterest caught my eye. It was a post on how to make your own bath bombs. Now this is something I have never tried and it looked fairly easy, so as I am hoping to have a handmade christmas this year, I decided to give it a go. I bought all […]
Things Mummy Did!
So we did it! On Saturday morning, after getting in from work at 1am, I woke Rachel up just after 5am and we headed across to the other side of Coventry, to do a car boot sale. This was only the second time I had ever done a car boot sale, and the first time […]
For the past week or so, I have been furiously sewing away, making christmas tree decorations. My hope is to do a car boot sale and sell some of them – I think they are pretty cute myself and reckon other people might like them too! So here is how to do it. What you […]
I have to thank a teacher friend for this idea! So thank you Lynn! A story bag is a bag full of ideas for stories! We made one to help our 6 year old with her creative writing. First of all we made the bag from some old bedding. 1. Get an old duvet or […]
Last week, Rachel’s teacher pulled me to one side and told me that she had been very upset the day before. They had been doing extended writing – making up stories – and she had become a little hysterical as she couldn’t think of anything to write. As all mums do, I immediately panicked. Is […]